Image: Omer Orgun. Used by permission
Marc Belanger, RadioLabour | CUPE is trying to get a member released from a Turkish jail. Teachers want climate change built into school curricula. And more.
Photo of demonstrators at the Wescam HQ on September 28, 2020. Image: contributed photo
Matthew Behrens | Two new reports on Canadian weapons exports reveal that Canadian-based corporate entities are complicit in the commission of war crimes in Yemen, Turkey, Libya, Syria and Iraq.
Istanbul airport. Photo: Milan Suvajac/Wikimedia Commons
Piergiorgio Moro | A labour activist at the Istanbul airport speaks out about the conditions facing workers and the recent events that saw hundreds of workers detained by the police.
Female combatants from the Syriac Military Council (MFS) in one of their bases in Jazeera Region of Rojava, northern Syria. Photo: Delil Souleiman/Syriac Military Council
Fouad Oveisy | A look at the egalitarian and ecofeminist Rojava revolution in the Kurdish north of Syria.
Penney Kome | The November attack on a Sufi mosque in Egypt and Erdogan's crackdown in Turkey both signs that Canada should recognize Sufis as an oppressed religious minority and grant them refugee status.
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Yesim Ustaoglu on Clair Obscur, Tradition, Sexual Politics and Patriarchy
Face2Face | Yesim and Face2Face host David Peck talk about tradition, sexual politics in Turkey, harsh modernism, manipulation, control and patriarchal power.
Roger Annis | For the past year, Turkey has been waging a brutal internal war against its Kurdish population. Now it has carried that war into Syria.
The memorial to the Soviet soldiers who died conquering the city of Berlin in 19
David J. Climenhaga | NATO's top soldier lets it slip there's no evidence the Russians pose any threat to the three Baltic Republics. So what are Canadian soldiers doing there?
David J. Climenhaga | There's a strong possibility that if NATO's leaders decide Russia is making gains in the south, they'll get up to mischief in the north.
David J. Climenhaga | Ironically, the Americans appear to be worried about Russian interference in the election process (satire).
Rick Strankman
David J. Climenhaga | Only certain tragic catastrophes make the grade for public discourse in our society, and those are the ones that can be interpreted as "proof" socialism is evil.